I swear the blogosphere is attempting to give me a heart attack. There have been so many reckless and irresponsible comments about Windows 8 coming out next year that it's ridiculous. Just google "Windows 8 2011" and watch the nightmare unfold... Some (maybe) Microsoft employee (may have) posted a date that (might be) the release [...]
I just found this really cool article from Gizmodo about SSD's (Solid State Drives). The cool part is, they are talking about "Windows 8 will be even better for solid-state storage". What are Solid State Drives? They contrast them with regular hard drives: On a basic level, a hard disk drive works thusly: Inside is [...]
Seems like my last post was psychic. I had written about how I thought it was time for Microsoft to go 64 bit only with the next version of Windows - Windows 8. Well, I am a big fan of the site Arstechnica and the other day while surfing, here's what I read.. Furthermore, techniques [...]
OK folks.. It's finally time for us to move to the next level of processing - 64 bit. PC's are cheap enough, RAM is cheap enough. By 2011/2012, we should be able to come together and agree that the age of 32 bit processing has come to an end. Having said that, Microsoft will need [...]
In more speculative Windows 8 news, the Sunday Business Post Online is reporting that Microsoft will be pursuing a "three screen" strategy for Windows 8. The quote: Although an expected touch-screen tablet device from Microsoft did not materialize, details about the software giant’s next operating system, Windows 8, began to emerge at CES. According to [...]
Found this fluffy gem about Windows 8 on YouTube.
Techradar recently spoke with Steven Sinorfsky, the President of Microsoft's Windows division. As expected, he basically punted and deflected all Windows 8 questions. I say this in a semi-cynical tone.. the truth is, there's really not too much to report about Windows 8 Some of the gems from this interview are below.. ....we asked Sinofsky [...]
I stumbled upon the following 2 Windows 8 Concept wallpapers by SergioGarcia9. You can see the full post here